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The Resource Reading history in children's books, Catherine Butler and Hallie O'Donovan

Reading history in children's books, Catherine Butler and Hallie O'Donovan

Label
Reading history in children's books
Title
Reading history in children's books
Statement of responsibility
Catherine Butler and Hallie O'Donovan
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"This book offers a critical account of historical books about Britain written for children, including realist novels, non-fiction, fantasy and alternative histories. It also investigates the literary, ideological and philosophical challenges involved in writing about the past, especially for an audience whose knowledge of history is often limited."--Publisher's website
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
823/.081099282
Index
index present
LC call number
PR830.H5
LC item number
B88 2012
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Label
Reading history in children's books, Catherine Butler and Hallie O'Donovan
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 189-197) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction: That was Then? -- The Eagle Has Landed: Representing the Roman Invasion of Britain in Texts for Children -- Once, Future, Sometime, Never: Arthur in History -- "She Be Faking It": Authenticity and Anachronism -- Dreams of Things that Never Were: Authenticity and Genre -- Ancestral Voices, Prophesying War Patterns of History
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
ix, 207 pages
Isbn
9780230278080
Lccn
2012016698
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn785873581
  • UtOrBLW
  • (OCoLC)ocn827056400
Label
Reading history in children's books, Catherine Butler and Hallie O'Donovan
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 189-197) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction: That was Then? -- The Eagle Has Landed: Representing the Roman Invasion of Britain in Texts for Children -- Once, Future, Sometime, Never: Arthur in History -- "She Be Faking It": Authenticity and Anachronism -- Dreams of Things that Never Were: Authenticity and Genre -- Ancestral Voices, Prophesying War Patterns of History
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
ix, 207 pages
Isbn
9780230278080
Lccn
2012016698
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn785873581
  • UtOrBLW
  • (OCoLC)ocn827056400

Library Locations

    • Harold B. Lee Library Brigham Young University, Provo, UT, 84602, US
      40.249156 -111.649242
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